Toy Factory play based on anthology of Singapore short stories, Here And Beyond

The production, Here And Beyond, brings to life 12 Singapore short stories that are part of the O-level literature texts

Put on by Toy Factory Productions, Here And Beyond is directed by Stanley Seah (third from far left) and has cast members including (from far left) Tim Nga, Darren Guo and Jolene Wong.
Put on by Toy Factory Productions, Here And Beyond is directed by Stanley Seah (third from far left) and has cast members including (from far left) Tim Nga, Darren Guo and Jolene Wong.ST PHOTOS: ZHANG XUAN

A dozen short stories by Singaporean writers such as Wena Poon, Alfian Sa'at and Philip Jeyaretnam will be given a fresh spin in a play by Toy Factory Productions.

Here And Beyond, which begins its run at School of the Arts' Drama Theatre on Thursday, is based on the 2014 anthology of the same name.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 17, 2018, with the headline 'Beyond the exam, onto the stage'. Print Edition | Subscribe